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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HIGH-END AUDIO BOOK – ROBERT HARLEY

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In this newly revised and updated fifth edition, Robert Harley, editor in chief of the Absolute Sound magazine, tells you everything you need to know about buying and enjoying high-quality hi-fi. With this book, discover how to get the best sound for your money, how to identify the weak links in your system and upgrade where it will do the most good, how to set up and tweak your system for maximum performance, and how to become a more perceptive and appreciative listener. Just a few of the secrets you will learn cover high-end sound on a budget, how to do it cheap and still do it right; five system set-up mistakes and how to avoid them; how to make your speakers sound up to 50% better, at no cost; how to choose and set up a computer-based music system; how to find the one speaker in 50 worth owning; and why all 100-watt amplifiers don’t sound the same

These are just a few of the secrets you will learn:
• High-end sound on a budget; how to do it cheap and still do it right
• Five system set-up mistakes and how to avoid them
• How to make your speakers sound up to 50% better – at no cost
• How to get true high-end sound from you iPod
• How to join the high-resolution digital revolution
• How to find the one speaker in 50 worth owning
• Why all “100W” amplifiers don’t sound the same

Part One:
• What is High-End Audio?

Part Two:
• Choosing a High-End Audio System

Part Three:
• Becoming a Better Listener

Part Four:
• Preamplifiers

Part Five:
• Power and Integrated Amplifiers

Part Six:
• Loudspeakers

Part Seven:
• Digital Source Components, Part One: Disc Players, DACs, and Interfaces

Part Eight:
• Digital Source Components Part Two: Music Servers

Part Nine:
• Turntables, Tonearms, and Cartridges: The LP Playback System

Part Ten:
• Cables and Interconnects

Part Eleven:
• Audio for Home Theater

Part Twelve:
• Multichannel Audio

Part Thirteen:
• Personal Audio: Headphones, Desktop, and Mobile Audio

Part Fourteen:
• System Set-Up Secrets Part One: Loudspeaker Placement and Room Acoustics

Part Fifteen:
• System Set-Up Secrets Part Two: Expert Tuning Techniques and Audiophile Accessories

Part Sixteen:
• Specifications and Measurements

Appendix A:
• Sound and Hearing

Appendix B:
• Audio and Electronics Basics

Appendix C:
• Digital Audio Basics

Glossary

Index